Social Worker PRN in Plantation, Florida, United States
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HCA Florida Westside Hospital

Social Worker PRN

Plantation, FL, United States
PRN/Per Diem • PRN
Case Management   Job ID: 683887
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Introduction

Last year our HCA Healthcare colleagues invested over 156,000 hours volunteering in our communities. As a(an) Social Worker PRN with HCA Florida Westside Hospital you can be a part of an organization that is devoted to giving back!

Benefits

HCA Florida Westside Hospital, offers a total rewards package that supports the health, life, career and retirement of our colleagues. The available plans and programs include:

  • Comprehensive medical coverage that covers many common services at no cost or for a low copay. Plans include prescription drug and behavioral health coverage as well as telemedicine services and free AirMed medical transportation.
  • Additional options for dental and vision benefits, life and disability coverage, flexible spending accounts, supplemental health protection plans (accident, critical illness, hospital indemnity), auto and home insurance, identity theft protection, legal counseling, long-term care coverage, moving assistance, pet insurance and more.
  • Fertility and family building benefits through Progyny
  • Free counseling services and resources for emotional, physical and financial wellbeing
  • Family support, including adoption assistance, child and elder care resources and consumer discounts
  • 401(k) Plan with a 100% match on 3% to 9% of pay (based on years of service)
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Retirement readiness and rollover services and preferred banking partnerships
  • Education assistance (tuition, student loan, certification support, dependent scholarships)
  • Colleague recognition program
  • Time Away From Work Program (paid time off, paid family leave, long- and short-term disability coverage and leaves of absence)

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Note: Eligibility for benefits may vary by location.

Would you like to unlock your potential with a leading healthcare provider dedicated to the growth and development of our colleagues? Join the HCA Florida Westside Hospital family! We will give you the tools and resources you need to succeed in our organization. We are looking for an enthusiastic Social Worker PRN to help us reach our goals. Unlock your potential!

Social Worker PRN
Case Management Department
PRN/ Per-Diem, Varied Shift, 1.0 FTE
HCA Florida Westside Hospital
Plantation, FL

POSITION SUMMARY:
The medical Social Worker is responsible for promoting patient-centered care by evaluating psychosocial needs, providing community service coordination for identified patient populations, and providing support and crisis intervention where indicated. The social worker acts as a liaison between the patient and community resources/post-acute care providers. The social worker creates and facilitates timely implementation of discharge plans and arranges post-acute interventions identified in the plan of care. The social worker facilitates patient movement across the continuum of care and identifies, addresses, and tracks barriers to patient throughput.

PERFORMANCE EXPECTATIONS:

  • In partnership with RN CM, the social worker is responsible for ensuring the post-acute medical needs and level of care are appropriate
  • The social worker will respond timely to referrals from RN CM or other staff when risk factors for social determinants of health are identified
  • Perform thorough assessments and develop appropriate plans of care for high risk patients with discharge planning or psychosocial needs
  • Perform proactive discharge planning
  • Provide expertise in post-acute services and community resources
  • Identify and address barriers to discharge and recovery, including financial, emotional, psychosocial, medical, spiritual
  • Provide psychosocial support and resources
  • Provide education to patients and caregivers regarding community resources and post-acute level of care criteria, benefits, and coverage
  • Assist in coordinating and facilitating family conferences
  • Engage in community outreach and program development to support patient and caregiver needs
  • Participate in interdisciplinary care planning process
  • Maintain effective communication between members of the care team
  • Provide expertise in ethics cases
  • Assist patients and caregivers with end of life issues, from advance directives to grief support
  • Provide psychosocial support to patients and caregivers for adjustment to patients’ chronic and/ or terminal illness/death


QUALIFICATIONS: (Note: Refer to state regulations for minimum education/ licensure requirements.)

  • Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) required
  • Master of Social Work (MSW) preferred
  • State licensure preferred (may be required by state regulations)
  • Certification in social work or case management preferred
  • Acute care social work experience preferred
  • Knowledgeable about internal, community and post-acute care resources
  • Basic social worker skills including but not limited to empathy, sensitivity to cultural and ethnic diversity, advocacy, communication and crisis intervention
  • This role requires you to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 based on local, state and /or federal law or regulations (unless a medical or religious exemption is approved).

HCA Florida Westside Hospital is a 250-bed medical center and healthcare complex. Our facility was founded in 1974. We offer the latest in minimally invasive spine and colorectal surgery. We are one of nine Joint Commission-certified centers in the United States for minimally invasive colorectal surgery. Our Comprehensive Stroke Center is certified by the Agency for Health Care Administration (ACHA). We are certified as a Thrombectomy Capable Center by the Joint Commission. We are a teaching and research facility. We offer Graduate Medical Education (GME) programs in podiatry, surgery, and internal medicine. We are committed to expanding and improving every facet of the organization. We devote significant time and resources to enhancing our facility, staff, and medical care. Our medical services and compassionate care, illustrate why we are one of the leading healthcare facilities in South Florida. At HCA Florida Westside Hospital, we care like family! Join our family-oriented team of more than 1,200 professionals and nearly 750 physicians.

HCA Healthcare has been recognized as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies® by the Ethisphere Institute more than ten times.  In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.

"There is so much good to do in the world and so many different ways to do it."- Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr.
HCA Healthcare Co-Founder

Be a part of an organization that invests in you! We are reviewing applications for our Social Worker PRN opening. Qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews. Submit your application and help us raise the bar in patient care!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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Case Management
PRN/Per Diem • PRN

COVID-19 Vaccination

In compliance with the emergency regulation issued by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) dated November 4, 2021, and company policy, this role requires you to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 based on local, state and /or federal law or regulations, or to have applied for a medical or religious exemption (including booster for California).

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